Police reports

• Counterfeit currency was unknowingly passed by someone Monday afternoon at a Mount Airy business, according to city police department reports....

September 13th, 2017 |  


Truck driver orientation to begin at SCC

Surry Community College will be starting a new session of classes for people wanting to start a career in truck driving. Orientation will be held Sept...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Surry school districts fare well in state results

Local schools again showed well in statistics released by the state on Monday.The N.C. Department of Public Instruction stated in a release this week ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Local airport closed for runway work

Local airport closed for runway work

If things sound a little quiet around Mount Airy-Surry County Airport these days, it’s because the facility is closed temporarily as part of a r...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Carroll buys Cana Rescue buildings

Carroll buys Cana Rescue buildings

CANA, Va. — Two months after Carroll County officials announced they would be stationing full-time EMS workers in or near Cana, Virginia, the co...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Fair biggest storm casualty locally

Fair biggest storm casualty locally

As the outer bands of Hurricane Irma swept through North Carolina, taking the usual intense-weather toll in Surry with trees being felled and threaten...

September 12th, 2017 updated: September 12th, 2017. |  


‘Mayberry’ goes to Jonesville

‘Mayberry’ goes to Jonesville

As a nationally known reality show producer and filmmaker, Mount Airy native Bill Hayes has a good idea of what will entertain and educate audiences, ...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Good weather, turnout for ‘Celebrate Ag’

Good weather, turnout for ‘Celebrate Ag’

DOBSON — “I’ve been out here in the pouring rain, and I’ve been out here in 95-degree heat.”Bryan Cave, Surry County Ext...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Dobson Women’s Club awards scholarships

The Dobson Woman’s Club has awarded two scholarships for the fall and spring semesters at Surry Community College.Dakota Mills and Hannah Greenw...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Library photos on display in Danbury

The 2017 Transformation Northwestern Regional Library Traveling Photography Exhibit will be on display at the Danbury Public Library during the rest o...

September 11th, 2017 |